Project-Based Learning from Idea to Implementation with Guest Richard Smith

GotTechED Epi 26 Project-Based Learning

In this episode, Guise and Nick welcome technology guru Richard Smith onto the podcast to talk about Project-Based Learning.  Richard shares his secrets for implementing Project-Based Learning projects into his daily classroom.  Next, Richard participates in the first GotTechED Hoteseat, where he is asked to reveal his favorite #edtech resources.  Finally, Nick and Guise share a hidden gem function of Google Docs and Google Slides.

GotTechED Episode 26: Project-Based Learning from Idea to Implementation with Guest Richard Smith

Problem-Based Learning Strategies with Richard Smith

  1.  Lake Catholic High School Webpage
  2. Richard Twitter Handle @smith_edtech

GotTechED Hotseat

  1.  Eric Curts   controlaltachieve.com
  2.  Jake Miller’s Educational Duct Tape http://jakemiller.net/eduducttape/

Problem-Based Learning

  • Nick’s Nuclear Problem-Based Learning Activity
  • Guise’s Westward Expansion Problem-Based Learning Activity

Publishing in Google Docs and Google Slides

  1. Google Clicks Presentations using Google Slides
  2. Animations with Google Slides
  3. Gif Newspaper
  4. E-Book- change page size settings

Social Media:

  1. Guise on Twitter @guisegotteched
  2. Nick on Twitter @nickgotteched
  3. GotTechED the Podcast on Twitter @wegotteched

Music Credits:

  1. The Degs: Shotgun http://freemusicarchive.org/music/The_Degs/
  2. @bensounds https://www.bensound.com/

Other Relatable GotTechED Episodes:

  1. Implementing a Personalized Learning Approach
  2. Personalized Learning Methods of Best Practice
  3. Starting From The Beginning
  4. Competency-Based Grading and the Technology Integration Matrix
  5. New Teacher Tips, Homework?, & 21st pen pals
  6. STEM Misconceptions, 21st Century Mindset, and Teachers as Leaders
  7. Effective, Yet Simple Methods of Introducing Real-Life Problems into Your Classroom
  8. Project-Based Learning and Choice-Boards with Jennifer Skomial

Other ways to follow GotTechED

  1. Apple Podcasts https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gotteched/id1358366637?mt=2
  2. Google Podcasts  https://play.google.com/music/listen?u=0#/ps/Indeizidhz4h37mawfylwdgco4y
  3. Stitcher  https://www.stitcher.com/search?q=gotteched
  4. YouTube  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMIQwu39Tkow3kduRQAH85w?view_as=subscriber
  5. Twitter   https://twitter.com/WeGotTechED
  6. Facebook    https://www.facebook.com/WeGotTechED/

About the author, Eric

Eric Guise is a media specialist and technology coach with more than a decade of experience as a teacher.

Eric was named the 2016 Biology Teacher of Year by the New Jersey Biology Teachers Association and is currently pursuing an EdD in Leadership in Digital Transformation in Educational Technology.

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